Author Archive | Doc Span

Blues Appetite

Recorded Live at Malcom’s Restaurant Maleny in 1995.With Doc were Stephanie Jean and Ross Williams.This Album is SOLD OUT…     https://www.docspan.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/10-Dirty-Dealer.mp3 NOW PLAYING “DIRTY DEALER”

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Rare Recordings

Rare Recordings Buy Now https://www.docspan.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Angel-In-Co.mp3 Now Playing “Angel in Co”Twenty years after the duo formation and fifteen after their debut recording Last Train -released in September 1995 to much critical acclaim including the  BASF Sunnie award winning acoustic album for the Best Rhythm & Blues Recording – Doc Span and Ross Williams trawled through the […]

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Expatriate

Expatriate Doc, James and Dirk’s music is represented by the brilliant cover art of renowned Australian Artist, Peter Hudson. The album, like the cover, is truly a compelling, almost mystical contemplation on the grandeur of simplicity – not an easy call, but these three pull it off with ultimate style. James T (Canned Heat), Doc […]

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The Treatment

The Treatment Now Playing “Doc’s Diner” The Treatment is a recent high class recording from Doc Span and Matthew Cang. This CD of original compositions and smokey contemporary grooves with a pervasive blues twist is in a similar vein to Spantronics. Eleven tracks, developed and recorded in Australia, mixed and mastered in the UK. It […]

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All About Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee

All About Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee Now Playing : “The Golden Inn” For over forty years since they formed a partnership in 1942, harmonica player/singer Sonny Terry and guitarist/vocalist Brownie McGhee were the country blues artists best known to white jazz, blues and folk audiences worldwide. The trademark sound of Terry’s earthy blues harp and […]

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The Last Train

The Last Train Now playing “The Wrong Bars” Every so often arrives the pairing of musicians which incorporates an indiscernible ingredient or quality that virtually guarantees longevity. And so its been with Doc Span & Ross Williams, much to the delight of the audiences they’ve been entertaining for years. The Queensland Recording Association have recognised […]

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Live In Australia

Doc Span’s 2010 recording, Live in Australia, features the extraordinary talents of Gus Fenwick, Tim Gaze, Max Sportelli and Glen Muirhead. Artful, masterful and awe inspiring Aussie icons, these guys play some very cool live blues – no mucking around, next to no over dubbing. Recorded live in the studio by Gus Fenwick and mastered […]

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Something For The Pain

Something for the Pain Buy Now iTunes https://www.docspan.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Creepin.mp3 Now Playing “Creepin” Gritty, lyrical, groove-laden, with roots not only in the blues, but also the indigenous music of Australia and contemporary electronica, Something For The Pain consists of 11 original compositions, blowing boundaries at every turn: geographical, genre and in terms of the experience and careers […]

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Docs Gig Guide

May-Queensland 2014 THURSDAY 22nd- Caloundra Powerboat Club 7:45pm FRIDAY 23rd – Envy Hotel Blues On Broadbeach 5pm SATURDAY 24th Doc Span Band at Blues On Broadbeach 7pm SUNDAY 25th Spotlight Stage Blues On Broadbeach 3:15pm FRIDAY 30th with Ross Williams at the Yacht Club 7pm June-Victoria//Queensland FRIDAY 6TH- House Concert, Eaglemont 6pm SATURDAY 7TH – […]

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